Jenny Qi on Prioritizing Who and What You Love

Jenny Qi on Prioritizing Who and What You Love

An interview with Jenny Qi from The Write Stuff series: Jenny Qi is the author of the debut poetry collection Focal Point, winner of the 2020 Steel Toe Books…

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Quiet Lightning / literary mixtape curated by Anna Allen & Sophia Passin

Quiet Lightning / literary mixtape curated by Anna Allen & Sophia Passin

Quiet Lightning presents a literary mixtape curated by Anna Allen & Sophia Passin, held virtually on Monday, November 1, 2021, with readings/performance by (in the following order):…

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Zara Stone on Building Trust and Being OK with What You Don't Know

Zara Stone on Building Trust and Being OK with What You Don’t Know

An interview with Zara Stone from The Write Stuff series: Zara Stone (she/her) is a writer and journalist who lives in San Francisco. She’s the author of…

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Better Ancestors: Jeneé Darden, Karla Brundage, Cinthia Marisol Lozano, Quynh-Mai Nguyen & Youssef Alaoui-Fdili

Better Ancestors: Jeneé Darden, Karla Brundage, Cinthia Marisol Lozano, Quynh-Mai Nguyen & Youssef Alaoui-Fdili

Quiet Lightning hosted the fourth Better Ancestors, a quarterly series showcasing writers of color, with a virtual event on Monday, October 4, 2021. Hosted by Kevin Dublin and featuring,…

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Better Ancestors: Valentina De Roca Fuerte, Kelechi Ubozoh, ASHA, Lourdes Figueroa & Teju Adisa-Farrar

Better Ancestors: Valentina De Roca Fuerte, Kelechi Ubozoh, ASHA, Lourdes Figueroa & Teju Adisa-Farrar

Quiet Lightning hosted the third Better Ancestors, a quarterly series showcasing writers of color, with a virtual event on Monday, July 5, 2021. Hosted by Christine No and featuring,…

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THE STORMING BOHEMIAN PUNKS THE MUSE: 2021 EDITION #25 – “We’re baaaaaack!”

By Jiminy! The restaurants are open. The shops are open. “We’re back!” trumpets the noise media. Ignore the man behind the curtain. Everything’s great. Oh…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: 2021 Edition #23 – ‘Going New Age?’

I suppose I am not alone, as we all begin to move on from our year of COVID isolation, in assessing my life style and…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: 2021 Edition #21 – “Wow. Wouldja Look At that?”

I recently cleaned up my painting studio. It was refreshing. Even though I’ve had oodles of available time during the Year of Covid, this is…

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Joan Steinau Lester on Defining Yourself in a Powerful Tone

Joan Steinau Lester on Defining Yourself in a Powerful Tone

An interview with Joan Steinau Lester from The Write Stuff series: Dr. Joan Steinau Lester is an award-winning commentator and author, most recently the memoir Loving Before Loving:…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: 2021 Edition #20 – ‘Goodbye To A House’

I opened Facebook this morning to find a post from my friend Jerry telling me that his childhood home had been destroyed. Carted off like…

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